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When art is your business, treat your business like Art

How three Stanford alumni created an international gallery designed to benefit artists, collectors, and its owners — in that order.

In 2012, three Stanford alumni set out to bring a high-minded, counterintuitive business model to the anything-goes frontier of Chinese art, where business ethics are sometimes murky and counterfeiters often go to extraordinary lengths to fool private and institutional collectors. “A copy’s intent is to mimic, not to express anything authentic,” says Craig L. Yee…

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